Pancho Uranga Named College of Business 2009 Gold Nugget

October 2, 2009

Pancho UrangaEach year, UTEP and the Alumni Association recognize exceptional graduates from each college and school who have distinguished themselves in their profession and life, given back to their communities and alma mater, and serve as inspiration for future generations of Miners.

This year Francisco "Pancho" Uranga has been honored with the Gold Nugget Award for his achievements in business.

Pancho currently holds the position of Corporate Vice-President and Chief Business Operations Officer for Latin America at Foxconn, a Taiwanese conglomerate which is the largest Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) Company in the world. Mr. Uranga holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration in Marketing from The University of Texas at El Paso.

Pancho Uranga and family at the reception held in his honor at the College of Business. Pancho Uranga and family at the reception held at the College of Business.

A reception was held in his honor in the lobby of the College of Business. Pancho also spent time shareing his experience with COBA students and faculty throughout homecoming week.

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